Grayslake Tree Lighting is Tonight

Kick off the winter holiday season with the annual Grayslake Tree Lighting Festival from 5-8 p.m. this evening in the downtown.

The Grayslake Chamber of Commerce will host a Tree Lighting Festival and Holiday Market and Treats in downtown Grayslake on Friday, Nov. 23, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m.

Santa arrives at the Holiday Tree on the corner of Center Street and Seymour Avenue at 5:30 p.m. Afterward, visit with Santa at The Oasis at 151 Hawley from 5:45 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.

Enjoy sleigh and pony rides from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Center Street. There will be two Center Street locations where sleighs will be loaded and unloaded.

The Holiday Market, featuring holiday items for sale, opens at 5 p.m. Downtown Businesses will also be open late so you can get a jump start on your holiday shopping.

For more information, contact the Grayslake Chamber at (847) 223-6888 or visit www.grayslakechamber.com.

Tree Lighting sponsors are AT&T U-verse TV and Advocate Condell Medical Center. Sponsoring the horse-drawn sleigh rides is and Drs. Sellke & Reily, Ltd.

marilyn November 23, 2012 at 12:57 PM
it is a CHRISTMAS tree! Have some guts and say it!
Tadashi November 23, 2012 at 02:12 PM
What a shame, our town chooses to be inclusive instead of screaming rants. Relax Marilyn, the meaning of the season includes joy, not vitriol.


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